1996 Carver 430 Cockpit Motor Yacht New Bern, NC
Posted on October 1, 2017 / 71
1996 Carver 430 Cockpit Motor Yacht
Price : $119,000
Listing Type : Motor YachtsPower
Builder | Manufacturer : Carver
Condition : Used
Year : 1996
Length : 43ft
Model : 430 Cockpit Motor Yacht
Hull Material : Fiberglass
Fuel Type : Diesel
Engine/s : Other
Engine Make : Cummins
Engine Model : 6BTA 5.9-M2
Total Power : 630hp
Cruising Speed : 18 kn
Bridge Clearance : 17.75
LOA : 43'
Beam : 14.08
1996 Carver 430 Cockpit Motor Yacht

If you haven’t been aboard an aft cockpit motor yacht you are missing out. Enjoy the spacious accommodations of an aft cabin design and all the benefits only an aft cockpit can offer!

  • Easier boarding from the dock or tender
  • Easier line handling when docking
  • Additional open space for entertaining and relaxing

The 430 Cockpit Motor Yacht features a very  roomy salon, two large private staterooms, two heads, galley down and large dinette. Her salon features a generous L-shaped sofa and plenty of room to entertain. The aft stateroom has direct access to the cockpit, a queen size berth, hanging lockers and a private head compartment with shower. Forward, the guest stateroom includes a large double berth, private access to head compartment and plenty of storage. A fully equipped galley which is conveniently located near the dinette/lounge.


The Carver 430 Cockpit Motor Yacht is perfect for entertaining or cruising.  The 430 is spacious featuring an aft cockpit, two staterooms with private heads, large salon, galley with dinette, aft deck and open helm.  The forward VIP stateroom is bright and offers ample headroom, overhead opening hatch, port and starboard opening ports, cedar lined closet and separate dresser.  The berth is offset with storage underneath and access to the forward air conditioning unit.  The forward head can be accessed from the forward cabin or from the galley/dining area.  The forward roomy head features a full shower stall, vanity, opening port, exhaust fan, tank monitoring system, stainless steel sink and vacuflush toilet.

The owners’ cabin is aft, down three steps, and has abundant natural light.  A sliding glass door provides access directly to the aft cockpit deck.  The stateroom has a full size cedar lined closet, separate smaller closet, under-bed storage and desk with mirror.  The master head is located to starboard and includes a separate stall shower, stainless steel sink, vanity and vacuflush toilet.

Main Salon

The main salon is accessed from the aff deck down three steps and is roomy and bright with plenty of room.  Large sliding side windows provide an abundance of natural light, the forward windows over the galley are covered with a canvas privacy screen.  To starboard is a large L-shaped sofa that converts to a sleeper.  To port is a single chair and ottoman with hull-side storage and the main electrical panel concealed in the light oak cabinetry.  Behind the chair there is a Clarion stereo and Samsung flat-screen TV.  


The galley is located down and forward of the main salon and has a teak and holly sole.  It is nicely sized and provides all the comforts of home with large stainless steel sink, ample counter space, three burner Princess stove/oven, Black and Decker microwave and full size Avanti refrigerator.  Storage is abundant with pull out drawers and cabinets.  

The dinette is located to port directly across from the galley and features two large bench seats with storage underneath each.  The dinette is convertable to a berth for extra guests.

Flybridge and Aft Deck

The flybridge is accessed from the aft deck, up three molded fiberglass steps with handrail.  The bridge is well laid out offering excellent seating and visibility to the captain and guests.  The helm seat is center with additional seats to either side and a bench seat forward of the helm station.  The helm itself includes full electronics including Garmin GPSMap XSV, auto pilot, tachometers, fuel meters, temp guages, synchronizer guage, hour meters, rudder angle indicator, trim tab controls, windlass control, search light control and stereo remote.  The helm area covered by an aluminum tube frame with full soft top and eisenglass enclosure.

The aft deck is comfortably sized with room for chairs and a table.  Solid acrylic wing doors provide direct access to the side decks while keeping the area bright with a very open feel, perfect for entertaining guests or spending a quiet evening.  A cocktail cabinet with sink and bottle storage is provided along with an ice maker and refrigerator.  A doorway and ladder on the port side provide easy access to the aft cockpit

Aft Cockpit

The 430 features an aft cockpit which makes working the aft lines a breeze when docking and provides easy access on and off the boat when backed into floating docks.  Sliding glass doors provide access directly to the master cabin while the port side ladder provides access to the aft deck.  The space is large enough for a pair of chairs and features coaming bolsters, stainless steel hand rail and a transom door onto the swim platform which has a swim ladder and dinghy davits.

  • Garmin GPSMap XSV (New 2017)
  • Autohem Tri Data
  • Raytheon 650 Auto Pilot
  • Standard Horizon Icom IC-M402 VHF
  • 5″ Ritchie compass
Electrical and Mechanical
  • Two Cummins 6BTA 5.9-M2 diesel engines  (1797 hours)
  • 9kw Kohler generator (1502 hours)
  • ZF transmissions 1.96/1 gear ratio
  • Racor fuel filters
  • Oil change system for engines and generator
  • Bronze 4 blade propellers
  • Stainless steel 1 3/4″ shafts
  • Bennet trim tabs
  • Maxwell 12 volt windlass
  • Delta plow anchor
  • 150′ galvanized chain
  • 4 house batteries
  • 1 generator battery
  • Pro Mariner 60 amp battery charger
  • Xantrex XM1000 inverter
  • 2 Marinco 50 amp, 125 volt power inlets
  • 50 amp shore power chord with splitter
  • Main A.C. panel
  • Main D.C. panel
  • 3 Cruise Air airconditioning units,  forward – 12k btu, salon – 16k btu, aft – 10k btu
  • Seafire fire suppression system – Halon 1301, model G500A
  • 3 Rule 1500gph bilge pumps
  • 11 gallon Seaward hot water heater
  • 3 aluminum fuel tanks – 390 gal total
  • 91 gallons fresh water
  • 2 35 gallon holding tanks
  • Tankwatch II tank monitoring system
  • Water tank guage
The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.
Contact Information


Contact Ken Ferguson – 252.633.0317 

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